Latest News About Black Holes

A black hole is a location in space that possesses so much gravity, nothing can escape its pull, even light. Learn more about what black holes are and the latest news.
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Eerie Green Space Clouds Glow in New Hubble Photos
Green Filament in Galaxy UGC 11185
April 3rd, 2015
The eight objects betray the past presence of quasars, the most luminous objects in the universe, whose powerful beams of radiation lend the clouds their ethereal glow, researchers said.
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Black Hole Winds Quench Star Formation in Entire Galaxies
Galaxy IRAS F11119+3257
March 25th, 2015
Giant winds from black holes can blast gas through galaxies at extraordinary speeds, pulling the plug on star formation, researchers say.
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Supermassive Diet: Black Holes Bulk-Up on Dark Matter
Spiral Galaxies About to Collide
February 27th, 2015
It has long been assumed that the size of a supermassive black hole in a galaxy's core is intimately related to the number of stars that galaxy contains -- but it might not be that simple.
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Epic 'Interstellar' Blu-ray Dishes Up Out-of-This-World Special Features
March 31st, 2015
This week the science fiction movie epic 'Interstellar' gets released on Blu-ray, with 3 hours of science-packed bonus material that will have space fans drooling.
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'Interstellar' Space Epic Launches on Digital HD Today, Plus New Online Text Adventure Game
 'Interstellar' Promotional Poster
March 17th, 2015
Fans of the science fiction epic "Interstellar" don’t have to wait until March 31st to watch the movie at home: a digital HD version is available starting today (March 17).
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